Born on January 13, 1975, Andrew Yang is an American entrepreneur who is known for being the founder of Venture for America (VFA). As a member of the Democratic Party, he is a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate. He is also the author of Smart People Should Build Things and The War on Normal People.

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In 2012, he was selected as “Champion of Change” and as “Presidential Ambassador of Global Entrepreneurship” in 2015 by the Obama administration. For more information, read the article below.

Before Fame: He attended Brown University and Columbia University.

Family/ Relationships

Andrew Yang Ethnicity/Religion/Nationality

Born in Schenectady, New York, he was born to immigrant parents from Taiwan. His parents met while they were at University of California, Berkeley.

Andrew Yang Affair/Married/Wife

He is married to Evelyn and the live in New York with their two sons. Visit his twitter for more information.

Profile / Wiki / Information

Personal Information

  • Full Name: Andrew Yang
  • Nicknames: Andrew
  • Birthday: January 13, 1975
  • Age: 44 years old (as of March 2019)
  • Birthplace: Schenectady, New York, US
  • Current Residence: United States
  • Education: Brown University, Columbia University
  • Profession: entrepreneur
  • Nationality: American
  • Ethnicity/Race: his parents are from Taiwan
  • Religion:  Not Available
  • Zodiac: Capricorn
  • Spouse/Wife: Evelyn Yang
  • Children:  2


  • Height: Not Available
  • Weight: Not Available

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Trivia/ Facts that you probably didn’t know

  • He is a Democrat.
  • He is the founder of Venture for America.
  • After he founded VFA, the Obama administration selected him in 2012 as a “Champion of Change” and in 2015 as a “Presidential Ambassador of Global Entrepreneurship”.
  • He is a 2020 Democratic presidential candidate.
  • He is the author of Smart People Should Build Things and The War on Normal People.
  • One of his main campaign goals for his presidential nomination is to implement a Universal Basic Income for every American adult.
  • His parents are from Taiwan and met while they were in University of California, Berkeley.

Memorable Quotes:

As a society, we can’t hide from the future; we have to build and own it.